Borgwardt Family History

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Borgwardt Name Meaning

North German: from a personal name composed of Middle Low German borg ‘castle’ + wart ‘guard’, ‘watchman’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Borgardt, Markwardt, Dorwart, Borchardt, Bongard, Gerhardt, Woodward

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Borgwardt Family Origin

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Borgwardt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Upholsterer

    29%
  • Butcher

    14%
  • Stock Raiser

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Borgwardt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Borgwardt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Borgwardt family was Stock Raiser. Farmer, Upholsterer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borgwardt.

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Borgwardt Historical Records

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Borgwardt Life Expectancy

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